Take criticism seriously, without anger or sadness. Use it for correcting yourself, and welcome it.
Meditation is effortless focus upon an infinite object.
Prayer creates an aspiration and a craving that resolves itself in profound meditation.
Children are like mirrors, because a child has the unique ability to perceive truth despite our best efforts to hide it.
We can construct a house, but if the bricks are laid in a haphazard manner what is the use?
According to the law of Nature everything tends to go back to its source.
The home is the training centre for endurance.
Happiness does not depend on external factors. We need to balance this dependence on outer sources of happiness with something more enduring.
If ego is used wisely, it serves us well, but if used for selfish purposes, we become arrogant and self-important.
I have to be courageous to see myself, to see my defects and correct them, moment after moment, at each step.
I must infuse whatever I do with all the love in my heart.
When you are with the Beloved, then how does it matter when you win or lose?
Develop an attitude of flexibility and remove rigidity and see how quickly you can grow spiritually.
The ready heart, the well-prepared heart, the deserving heart, will attract grace, love and blessings without even asking for it.
Learn to love without attachment, because it is attachment which troubles us, not our love.
Everything we need is already present within us.
With anything you do, try to do it joyfully and cheerfully.
If something is derived from the Unlimited, it will carry the essence of its Origin, and thus, in itself, will have a sense of limitlessness.
Everything starts from practice. Over time, practice leads to lifestyle and lifestyle leads to destiny.
Spirituality is reserved for those who enter in the battlefield of spirituality with a shield and not with a sword.
Try to speak the truth in a way that evokes love out of others.
Thinking about love is not meditation; the feeling of love is meditation.
If you find any fault with anybody, pray for their freedom from it.
To create peace outside, it should be in the heart first.